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HSE205 - Advanced Sport Coaching Theory and Practice

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Julia Walsh



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 1 hour class and 1 x 2 hour laboratory each week


The aim of this unit is to enable students to further advance the theoretical knowledge, competencies and skills that are appropriate to consistent success at the advanced coaching level. Students will learn how to devise, conduct and evaluate various skills, practices, tactical simulations and performance tests. The unit will look at strategies and tactics of human behavioural research and examine the theoretical aspects of the science of coaching and apply this to the practical situation. Students are required to conduct practical coaching sessions.


Assessment task 1: Problem based learning reflective journal and report 40%

Assessment task 2: Sport leadership assignment 40%

Assessment task 3: Case study assignment 20%

Assessment task 4: Hurdle requirement: At least 9 entries must be submitted in the reflective journal

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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